Why did Google Doodle dedicate a new Anna May Wong drawing?
News author: Margaret Wilson
Google has published a new Doodle dedicated to Anna May Wong.
Anna May Wong is a famous Chinese and Hollywood actress.
Today is the 97th anniversary of «The Toll of the Sea» movie’s release, where she played her first role. In total, Anna starred in more than 50 movies during her career.
Wong Liu Tsong was born on January 3, 1905 in Los Angeles. She had been interested in movies and movie-making since the very childhood. And at the age of 11 she already came up with her stage name - Anna May Wong.
In 1928, she left for Europe, where she starred in many movies. Later, Anna got the main role in a movie made in the US. When she came back, she played one of her most famous roles in the movie «Shanghai Express».
In 1960, Anna May Wong got her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.